• Pre-K / Kindergarten Registration Requirements:

    • In order for your child to be eligible for Pre-K enrollment in the fall, your child must be 4 years old prior to September 1
    • Children who are three years old and are eligible for special education services may also attend Pre-K.
    • In order for your child to be eligible for Kindergarten enrollment, your child must be 5 years old before September
    • Current Immunization Record
    • State Issued Birth Certificate (Birth Certificates issued from hospitals or courthouses will not be accepted).
    • Child’s WV Heath Check Form or Physical Form
    • Child’s  Dental Check Form
    • Proof of Residency
    • Please bring your child for screenings!

    Mercer County Schools Pre-K Collaborative Program Brochures:


    Kindergarten Information:



    Stefanie Kopp
    Pre-K Coordinator
    304-487-1551 ext. 1269
    contact your child’s future school 

  • Dates and Locations:

    • April 3: Princeton Primary (A-M)
    • April 4: Princeton Primary (N-Z)
    • April 6: Oakvale and Memorial
    • April 7: Glenwood
    • April 10: Athens
    • April 11: Brushfork and Melrose
    • April 13: Spanishburg and Whitethorn
    • April 25: Lashmeet/Matoaka and Ceres
    • April 26: Bluewell and Sun Valley
    • April 28: Montcalm


    Mercer County Schools Pre-K Locations:

    • Mercer County Early Learning Centers:
      • Bluefield and Princeton
    • Athens School
    • Bluewell Elementary School
    • Lashmeet/Matoaka School
    • Montcalm Elementary School
    • Oakvale School
    • Spanishburg School

    Other Available Pre-K Locations:

    • Lifeline
    • Imagination Station
    • The Learning Tree House
    • C.A.S.E. Head Start
    • Thorn Street